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A North Korean school girl looks up from reading her book while walking through a residential area Wednesday in Pyongyang, North Korea
A Palestinian young woman from the Birzeit University looks on during clashes with Israeli security forces in Beit El, on the outskirts of the West Bank city of Ramallah, on Wednesday
A boy studies at a window of his house at Dadri in Uttar Pradesh, India on Friday
A child goes through his school book at a government-run school on the eve of International Literacy Day in Allahabad, India on Monday
Wheelchair-bound Palestinian student teacher Ahmed al-Sawaferi, 25, who said that he lost his both legs and his left arm in an Israeli air strike in 2008, gives a class at an elementary school in Gaza City on Wednesday. Al-Sawaferi, a father for two children, is due to hold a B.A in Islamic studies after finishing his last university semester in June this year
A student reads the Koran at school during the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan in Hulu Langat, near Kuala Lumpur
A student is hit by a jet of water sprayed by riot police during a protest on Wednesday against the government to demand changes in the public state education system, in Santiago. Chilean students have been protesting against what they say is profiteering in the state education system.
A teacher helps her student put on a face mask at a school in Putrajaya, outside Kuala Lumpur, on Wednesday. The Malaysian capital remains shrouded in haze, as the environmental crisis continues after a week of thick hazardous smog covered the country and its neighbour Singapore
A student from University College Oxford, in southern England, gets “trashed” after finishing his exams. Trashing is the practice where students have all manner of messy items thrown at them by their contemporaries after finishing their finals
A model wears designs by Maiko Takeda during the Royal College of Art graduate fashion show at the Royal College of Art, in Kensington, west London.